The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 123 32 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.21% 9.09% 18.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.82% 9.70% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 21 49
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 330 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 92.93% 93.75% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 212 238
Average daily rate £363 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 35
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £30.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 29 £343 - 1
Crawley +13 26 £363 -9.37% 3
Worthing +9 17 £450 - 3
Horsham +1 9 £350 +18.64% 10
East Grinstead +9 4 £325 -18.75%
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 90 (45.69%) JavaScript
2 83 (42.13%) HTML
3 81 (41.12%) CSS
4 64 (32.49%) .NET
5 62 (31.47%) C#
6 60 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (27.92%) SQL
8 47 (23.86%) ASP.NET
9 42 (21.32%) HTML5
10 41 (20.81%) Web Development
11 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
12 33 (16.75%) CSS3
13 30 (15.23%) MVC
14 29 (14.72%) Web Services
15 27 (13.71%) Java
15 27 (13.71%) jQuery
16 26 (13.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (13.20%) Relational Database
17 24 (12.18%) Scrum
17 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
18 22 (11.17%) WCF
18 22 (11.17%) AngularJS
19 21 (10.66%) Visual Studio
20 20 (10.15%) XML
21 19 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 19 (9.64%) Oracle
22 18 (9.14%) RDBMS
22 18 (9.14%) REST
23 17 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
23 17 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.03%) Mule
2 4 (2.03%) IIS
2 4 (2.03%) Mule ESB
3 3 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) MS Office
2 6 (3.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.52%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Magento
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) GitHub
1 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (13.20%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (9.14%) RDBMS
5 17 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.54%) MySQL
8 4 (2.03%) PowerCenter
8 4 (2.03%) Big Data
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.02%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.11%) Subversion
3 13 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.09%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.54%) Maven
6 3 (1.52%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.52%) StyleCop
6 3 (1.52%) NUnit
7 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.02%) Xcode
7 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.51%) Mocha
General
1 14 (7.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.03%) Games
3 3 (1.52%) Electronics
3 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 2 (1.02%) Avionics
4 2 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (42.13%) HTML
2 81 (41.12%) CSS
3 64 (32.49%) .NET
4 47 (23.86%) ASP.NET
5 42 (21.32%) HTML5
6 33 (16.75%) CSS3
7 29 (14.72%) Web Services
8 27 (13.71%) jQuery
9 22 (11.17%) WCF
9 22 (11.17%) AngularJS
10 20 (10.15%) XML
11 18 (9.14%) REST
12 16 (8.12%) SOAP
13 12 (6.09%) .NET Framework
14 11 (5.58%) JSON
15 10 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (4.57%) XSL
16 9 (4.57%) MDX
17 8 (4.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Visualisation
2 14 (7.11%) User Experience
3 13 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.57%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.54%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.54%) iPad
6 5 (2.54%) Animation
7 4 (2.03%) Open Source
8 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) iPhone
8 2 (1.02%) W3C
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.12%) Windows
2 15 (7.61%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.08%) Linux
5 9 (4.57%) UNIX
6 8 (4.06%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.81%) Web Development
3 30 (15.23%) MVC
4 24 (12.18%) Scrum
5 16 (8.12%) OO
5 16 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (7.11%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (6.09%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.09%) iOS Development
9 11 (5.58%) Web Design
9 11 (5.58%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.08%) Mobile Development
11 9 (4.57%) ITIL
11 9 (4.57%) ITIL V3
11 9 (4.57%) TDD
12 8 (4.06%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.55%) Android Development
14 6 (3.05%) Content Management
15 5 (2.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 90 (45.69%) JavaScript
2 62 (31.47%) C#
3 55 (27.92%) SQL
4 27 (13.71%) Java
5 15 (7.61%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.11%) C++
7 11 (5.58%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.57%) X++
9 8 (4.06%) Scala
10 6 (3.05%) Apple Swift
11 5 (2.54%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.54%) PHP
12 4 (2.03%) VB6
12 4 (2.03%) VB
13 3 (1.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 2 (1.02%) Python
14 2 (1.02%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.51%) C
15 1 (0.51%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (3.05%) Degree
1 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
1 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) QA
1 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.64%) Oracle
3 10 (5.08%) Tableau
4 7 (3.55%) Apple
5 5 (2.54%) SAP
6 4 (2.03%) Informatica
6 4 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.52%) Facebook
7 3 (1.52%) Twitter
7 3 (1.52%) FatWire
7 3 (1.52%) ION Trading
7 3 (1.52%) Google
7 3 (1.52%) Zend
8 2 (1.02%) CA
8 2 (1.02%) Cognos
8 2 (1.02%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.02%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.51%) Mashery
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £335 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £335 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Crawley
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
West Sussex
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago